High rate of teen pregnancy, truancy at Dartmouth

- residents say

Minister in the Ministry of Agriculture, Ali Baksh said the incidences of teenage pregnancy and truancy at Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast are alarming.

“The issue of teenage pregnancy and school dropouts are indeed an alarming situation and one which should be addressed with urgency,” Baksh said, during interactions with residents from the Region Two community recently.

According to a press release from the ministry, residents also requested that the government  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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